preg_match() matching quotes – How to escape quotes

I was having the most difficult time getting preg_match() to match a double quote.

$string = ‘<a href=”http://www.calcmaster.net/” class=”link”>calcmaster.NET</a>’; if ( preg_match(‘/src=”(.+?)”/’, $string, $matches) ) { $url = $matches[1]; }

This did not work for me.  I assumed that the source string may have had some unicode characters for the double quotes so I converted …   [Continue reading …]